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simple carbohydrate

noun
1.
a carbohydrate, as glucose, that consists of a single monosaccharide unit.
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  • Sweet sauces also have a simple carbohydrate base that can wreak havoc on your waistline.
  • When you eat anything sugary, or with lots of simple carbohydrate, they begin to multiply furiously.

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